Citizen Subject: Foundations for Philosophical Anthropology (Fordham University Press, 2016)
Comp Lit is happy to announce recent publications by our undergraduate students in the Diacritics blog!
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Faculty members offer courses embracing the ancient and modern periods of world literature, exploring critical, theoretical, and historical issues.
The department has a lively array of events, speakers, and conferences each year, hosting guests from across disciplines and fields
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New and noteworthy in the department of Comp Lit.
Department of Comparative Literature
PJ THUM: IS THERE HOPE FOR DEMOCRACY?8:00pm-9:00pmbit.ly/2020slf
ANNE GARLAND MAHLER: FROM THE TRICONTINENTAL TO THE GLOBAL SOUTH6:00pmhttps://nyu.zoom.us/j/96373546649
JENNIFER WENZEL & JULIE LIVINGSTON: READING THE PLANET6:30pm-7:45pmhttps://nyu.zoom.us/j/95591130564
Check here for recent publications by faculty members!
The Subject of Freedom: Kant, Levinas (Fordham University Press, 2015)
Unexceptional Politics: On Obstruction, Impasse, and the Impolitic (Verso Books, 2018)
Communal Luxury: The Political Imaginary of the Paris Commune (Verso Books, 2015)
The Age of the Poets: And Other Writings on Twentieth-Century Poetry and Prose (Verso, 2014)
The Feminine Symptom: Aleatory Matter in the Aristotelian Cosmos (Fordham University Press, 2014)
Dictionary of Untranslatables: A Philosophical Lexicon (Princeton University Press, 2014)
Louise Labé, Love Sonnets & Elegies (NYRB/Poets, 2014)
Against World Literature: On the Politics of Untranslatability (Verso, 2013)
Alexandrian Cosmopolitanism: An Archive (Fordham University Press, 2013)